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Wayne L. Wienke, 78, died Sunday, May 10, 2015 at Conway Medical Center.

He was born September 30, 1936 in Forest, Wisconsin a son of the late Rudolph Carl and Bessie Kenyon Wienke.

He was also predeceased by two brothers Donald and Richard Wienke and one sister, Arliss Wold.

Wayne attended Camp 14 School. After serving in the Army, he worked construction for his brother-in-law, Ray Wold. Later, moving to Indiana, Wayne worked for Wabash National until his retirement. On August 10, 1974 he married, Jean Ziemer. They lived in Wisconsin for five years, returned to Indiana for several years and then moved to Conway, South Carolina. Wayne attended New El Bethel Methodist Church in Conway.

Mr. Wienke is survived by his wife, Jean Wienke of Conway home; daughter, Connie McKinney (Steve) of Conway and his grandson, who he loved very much, Zachary Cottrell. Wayne also leaves behind many friends and family.

A Memorial Service will be held 11 a.m. Friday, May 15, 2015 at New El Bethel Methodist Church.

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Watson Funeral Services and Crematory, 2300 Hwy. 378, Conway, SC is serving the family.